Former Banker Spends $16,000 To Clean Up Dog Poop

Claire Gordon
banker cleaning dog poop
banker cleaning dog poop

When Gary Downie pushed the stroller of his seven-week-old baby through the streets of his neighborhood in the English town of Chester, he had to snake around an estimated 500 chunks of dog feces that dot the main road. "I am concerned about my children," the father of two told the Chester Leader. "There are health risks."

So the ex-banker decided to fund an effort to scoop up the poop.